BREAKING: #End SARS: NECO postpones examination because of…

The National Examination Council (NECO) has announced the reschedule of Computer Studies Practicals Paper I, which was to take place from Monday, October 19, 2020, to November 16, 2020. Azeez Sani, the Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO, made this statement on Sunday. Azeez Sani said the Computer Studies Practicals was rescheduled because of […]

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ASUU strike: FG reaches agreement with the universities body

The Federal Government has agreed to pay the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, a sum of N30 billion earned academic allowance. The government agreed to pay the money in tranches between May 2021 and January 2022. In a bid to end the seven-month strike, the government also agreed to spend N20bn on revitalizing the […]

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Nigerian govt officially stops salaries of University workers, states reasons

The Federal Government has ordered that any university workers’ salaries who are not enrolled in the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS) be stopped with effect from November 2020. Recall that Buhari, while addressing the National Assembly’s joint session, had threatened to stop salaries of lecturers not enrolled on the IPPIS. A new directive […]

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Buhari approves stipends for education students, automatic employment

President Muhammadu Buhari, under the ministry of education, has approved the payment of stipends to Bsc of Education students and granting them automatic employment after graduation. Adamu Adamu, the Minister of Education, who represented President Muhammadu Buhari at the event to mark World Teachers Day in Abuja, said this is now Federal Government policy. President […]

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Kwara Governor cuts grass ahead of school resumption (Photo)

The Governor of Kwara State, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, led other state officials to cut grass at Mount Carmel College in Ilorin on Saturday. The exercise was ahead of the resumption of school on Monday, NAN reports. AbdulRahman noted that his action was meant to inspire the people to take care of any government facility located in […]

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FG issues new direct to JAMB concerning the handling of Biometrics

The Federal Government has issued a directive to JAMB to transfer candidates’ biometrics to their chosen institution. According to NAN, the Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede said the government issued the directive through the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, in Abuja on Friday. Oloyede said the Federal Government had […]

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JUST IN: Nigerian govt approves date for reopening of Universities, Polytechnics, others

The federal governments has directed the reopening of Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education in the country. Tertiary institution regulatory agencies like the National Universities Commission (NUC), National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE),have also directed tertiary institutions to reopen. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, who […]

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School reopening: Imo govt announces date, gives new directives

The Imo State Government has announced October 5 as the date for the resumption of schools in the state. Recall that schools in Imo were closed back in March after the outbreak of COVID-19 in Nigeria. This was contained in a press statement issued by Mr. Oguwike Nwachukwu, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, […]

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COVID-19: Kwara State announces school resumption date

The Kwara state government has directed all public and private schools to resume academic activities on Monday, October 5, 2020. This was announced by the state Commissioner for Communications, Afolabi Oshatimehin, in Ilorin on Wednesday. Likewise, Tertiary institutions in the state are however expected to resume on October 12, 2020 Afolabi said, “With various training […]

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Congratulations to all Abia state Students as Abia State Govt. set to do this

The latest update on the reopening of schools in Nigeria, Abia state Government has taken to the public that all primary and secondary schools in the State will resume school by Monday, September 28th, 2020, to complete their third term 2019/2020 academic session with one week of revision classes. The announcement came with the statement […]

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